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  • RICHLY DECORATED FULL CALF
    The Letters of Charles Lamb. by LAMB, Charles
    LAMB, Charles
    The Letters of Charles Lamb.

    London: Moxon, 1841. Full calf, 9.25 inches tall. With gilt raised bands, extra gilt panels, label and blind and gilt rolls framing the panels. Two parts bound in one, complete. With a Sketch of his Life by Thomas Noon Talfourd, one of his executors.

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  • CLASSIC BIOGRAPHY IN FULL CALF
    Marie Antoinette. by BELLOC, Hilaire
    BELLOC, Hilaire
    Marie Antoinette.

    London: Methuen, 1923. Full calf, 9 inches tall. A handsome binding by Sangorski & Sutcliffe with gilt raised bands, very fine gilt panels, a triple fillet framing the boards, dentelles and top edge. Profusely illustrated edition. Previous owner's neat ink signature on front paste down end paper. Slight fading of the spine but still a lovely copy.

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  • STUNNING REGENCY BINDING IN FULL CALF
    Letters on Several Subjects, By Sir Thomas Fitzosborne by FITZOSBORNE, Sir Thomas
    FITZOSBORNE, Sir Thomas
    Letters on Several Subjects, By Sir Thomas Fitzosborne

    London: John Sharpe, 1820. Full calf, 5.25 inches tall. 2 volumes bound in 1 complete. Extraordinary full calf binding with ornate floral tooling on its 'flat back' spine, delicate gilt tooling to the boards, dentelles and all edges. The armorial bookplate of the Earl of Ilchester. In very good condition.

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  • 4 TITLES IN FINE FULL CALF
    The Poetical Works. by COLLINS, William; GRAY, Thomas; GOLDSMITH, Oliver; JOHNSON, Samuel.
    COLLINS, William; GRAY, Thomas; GOLDSMITH, Oliver; JOHNSON, Samuel.
    The Poetical Works.

    London: Suttaby, 1821; Suttaby, 1821; Suttaby, 1826; Suttaby, 1820. Full calf, 5 inches tall. A delightful little Georgian binding with gilt raised bands, gilt tooled panels and boards. Each title is separately paginated and has its own frontispiece.

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  • Rory O’More: A National Romance. by LOVER, Samuel
    LOVER, Samuel
    Rory O’More: A National Romance.

    London: Richard Bentley, 1839. Full calf, 6.5 inches tall. A most good looking early Victorian binding with gilt raised bands, twin labels and ornate gilt tooling, including shamrocks, to the panels. The engraved frontispiece and title page are foxed, otherwise the text is clean. Armorial bookplate. Complete in itself but published as volume XXIII in the series of Standard Novels. A handsome copy of Lover's great tale of the Irish Rebellion of 1641.

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  • INFLUENTIAL WORK IN GEORGIAN FULL CALF
    The Analogy of Religion. by BUTLER, Bishop Joseph
    BUTLER, Bishop Joseph
    The Analogy of Religion.

    London: Dove, 1826. Full calf, 5 inches tall. A handsome little binding with wide gilt raised bands and ornate tooling to the panels. Frontispiece. Joseph Butler influenced many philosophers and religious thinkers of the period, including Adam Smith and David Hume.

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  • YONGE'S FIRST COMMERCIAL SUCCESS IN FINE FULL CALF
    The Heir of Redclyffe. by Yonge, Charlotte Mary
    Yonge, Charlotte Mary
    The Heir of Redclyffe.

    London: Macmillan, 1868. Full calf, 7.5 inches tall. A very good looking mid-Victorian full calf with gilt raised bands, label and extra gilt tooling to the panels. Colour frontispiece and further monochrome plates.

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  • RARE ITEM IN SUPERB FULL CALF
    Two Lectures on Some Changes In Social Life and Habits by RAMSAY, E. B.
    RAMSAY, E. B.
    Two Lectures on Some Changes In Social Life and Habits

    Edinburgh: Edmonston & Douglas, 1857. Superb copy in full pink calf, 7 inches tall. With gilt raised bands, twin labels, thistle centre tools, dentelles and all edges. Armorial bookplate. With the original rather tatty paper wraps bound in and an owner's inscription dated 1887 on the first blank. A charming copy.

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  • PEARSON'S EXPOSITION OF THE CREED
    An Exposition of the Creed… by PEARSON, John.
    PEARSON, John.
    An Exposition of the Creed…

    London: R. Priestley, et al, 1824. 8vo (9 x 5.75 inches). Full grey calf, with red label, wide gilt raised bands and ornate blind tooling to panels. Triple blind rule framing boards. Marbled edges. Armorial bookplate.

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  • CHARMING COPY IN FULL 18TH CENTURY SPECKLED CALF
    The Poetical Works of Edward Moore by MOORE, Edward
    MOORE, Edward
    The Poetical Works of Edward Moore

    Edinburg: The Apollo Press, 1781. Full speckled calf, 5 inches tall. With gilt bands and label. A pristine copy.

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  • A STRIKINGLY ECCENTRIC FULL CALF BINGING
    On The Natural History and Classification of Quadrupeds by SWAINSON, William
    SWAINSON, William
    On The Natural History and Classification of Quadrupeds

    London: Longman et al, 1835. Full calf, 6.5 inches tall. With a raised title and very wide raised gilt head and tail band. The lower panels have dense blind tooling within gilt rolls. Gilt and blind tooling to the boards. Engraved title page and vignettes throughout. Considerably rubbed edges but still perfectly tight and firm. A truly charming little volume.

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  • PRETTY LITTLE GEORGIAN FULL CALF
    The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul. by DODDRIDGE, Philip
    DODDRIDGE, Philip
    The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul.

    London: James Nisbet, 1825. Full calf, 4.25 inches tall. A simple binding with gilt bands and label.

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  • CHARMING COPY IN FULL 18TH CENTURY SPECKLED CALF
    The Poetical Works of Ambrose Philps by PHILIPS, Ambrose
    PHILIPS, Ambrose
    The Poetical Works of Ambrose Philps

    Edinburg: The Apollo Press, 1781. Full speckled calf, 5 inches tall. With gilt bands and label. A pristine copy.

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  • CHARMING COPY IN FULL 18TH CENTURY SPECKLED CALF
    The Poetical Works of George Granville, Lord Lansdowne by LANSDOWNE, Lord (GRANVILLE, George)
    LANSDOWNE, Lord (GRANVILLE, George)
    The Poetical Works of George Granville, Lord Lansdowne

    Edinburg: The Apollo Press, 1780. Full speckled calf, 5 inches tall. With gilt bands and label. Some scratching and marking of the leather on the lower board, otherwise a very clean copy in a charming 18th century binding.

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